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adjective injured pronunciation in British English /ˈɪndʒə(r)d/

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  1. 1
    hurt in an accident or attack
    Peter brushed aside worries about his injured knee.
    The injured man was taken to hospital.
    seriously injured: a seriously injured patient
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    1. a.

      the injured

      people who have been injured
      The injured included three young children.
  2. 2
    injured feelings are feelings of being upset or offended
    injured pride (=feeling of embarrassment): He walked away suffering from nothing more than injured pride.
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